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Iftar ceremony hosted by Pakistan High Commission

Iftar ceremony hosted by Pakistan High Commission

🕔19:12, 24.Jun 2016

The Pakistan High Commission in Sri Lanka hosted an Iftar ceremony where Muslims break fast at the end of the day during the Ramadan month

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Stars shine at the House of Lux

Stars shine at the House of Lux

🕔15:07, 21.Jun 2016

A bevy of beauties were among the guests and invitees who attended the ‘House of Lux’ event held at the Hilton hotel in Colombo recently. Pictures by Lalith Perera                      

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Celebrating the Queen’s birthday

Celebrating the Queen’s birthday

🕔07:56, 17.Jun 2016

The British High Commission in Sri Lanka hosted the Queen’s Birthday Party. The British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka James Dauris hosted the event and spoke on the Sri Lanka-UK relationship                    

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Shi – En Ikebana and Floral Art Society turns 25

Shi – En Ikebana and Floral Art Society turns 25

🕔13:02, 10.Jun 2016

The 25th anniversary celebrations of the Shi – En Ikebana And Floral Art Society Of Sri Lanka titled “Silver Dazzle” took place at the Galadari hotel recently. The celebrations included a floral fashion show by award winning floral designer Harijanto

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Shangri-La opens its first hotel in Sri Lanka

Shangri-La opens its first hotel in Sri Lanka

🕔14:40, 6.Jun 2016

Shangri-La hotels declared open its first hotel in Sri Lanka in Hambantota recently. President Maithripala Sirisena attended the opening ceremony together with several high-profile local and foreign guests. Pictures by Lalith Perera   Click images to enlarge

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Past and present students attend Metho Walk 2016

Past and present students attend Metho Walk 2016

🕔11:36, 28.May 2016

Methodist College Colombo staged their annual walk in Colombo today despite the heavy rain. A carnival was also held following the walk. Past and present students of the school took part in the celebrations          

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amanté celebrates spirited women

amanté celebrates spirited women

🕔08:40, 23.May 2016

Sri Lanka’s premier lingerie label, amanté, treated members of its exclusive Enchantress loyalty card programme to an elegant evening of music, poetry and art,in celebration of the feminine spirit, at The Curve, Park Street Mews. Drawing attendance from a diverse

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Annual Gratiaen Prize giving

Annual Gratiaen Prize giving

🕔08:42, 18.May 2016

The annual Gratiaen Prize giving, recognising the best work of creative writing in English by a Sri Lankan resident, took place in Colombo last week. Thiyagaraja Arasanayagam was awarded the Gratiaen Prize 2015 for his unpublished manuscript ‘White Lanterns –

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GroupM Sri Lanka heralds the Avurudu Season

GroupM Sri Lanka heralds the Avurudu Season

🕔16:55, 4.May 2016

GroupM Sri Lanka ended the first quarter of the year on a festive, goodie laden note at Barracuda Beach with a day of Avurudu games and celebrations. Dressed in their finest traditional garb, Club MPower members made the beachfront of

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Sri Lankan New Year Celebrated in Seoul

Sri Lankan New Year Celebrated in Seoul

🕔22:44, 3.May 2016

The Sinhala and Tamil New Year was celebrated by the Sri Lanka Embassy and the Sri Lanka Students’ Association in South Korea at the Hangan Park Grounds in Seoul, with the participation of the Embassy staff and their families, Sri Lankan students

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“Health Style” Magazine launched in Sri Lanka

“Health Style” Magazine launched in Sri Lanka

🕔07:30, 15.Apr 2016

DoubleDee Publications, publishers of Travel Talk Asia and Mum & Me, launched “Health Style” – a magazine dedicated to providing insight and information on the world of health and fitness. “The health, wellness and fitness industry in Sri Lanka has

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Alanki opens Radha

Alanki opens Radha

🕔09:11, 10.Apr 2016

Radha, an exclusive saree boutique was officially launched by Alanki recently. Several well known personalities attended the launch. Click images to enlarge

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Celebrating Holi

Celebrating Holi

🕔08:05, 2.Apr 2016

Holi, also known as the festival of Colors, was celebrated at the Mount Lavini hotel recently. Holi is considered to be the second biggest festival on the Hindu calendar after Diwali in India

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‘Never Thirst Again’ shines on cancer hospital

‘Never Thirst Again’ shines on cancer hospital

🕔08:07, 30.Mar 2016

‘Never Thirst Again’ an Easter fundraiser for the Maharagama cancer hospital was held at the Cathedral Church in Baudhaloka Mawatha. The fundraiser featured the Cathedral choir directed by Ishan De Lanerolle.                  

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A day of fun at Colombo Cycling Fun Ride 2016

A day of fun at Colombo Cycling Fun Ride 2016

🕔08:30, 24.Mar 2016

The Colombo Cycling Fun Ride 2016’, organized for the fifth successive year by the ‘Pedal Pushers Cyclists’ saw an overwhelming participation of over 300 cycling enthusiasts recently. With a history spanning over half a decade, the ‘Pedal Pushers’ have been pedaling

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Colonial splendour revives Cannonball run

Colonial splendour revives Cannonball run

🕔10:14, 22.Mar 2016

Galle Face Hotel hosted the eagerly-awaited Cannonball Run on 18th March 2016 in high spirits with the Cannonball taking centre-stage at the high-profile event, which was attended by many of the glitterati and the literati of Colombo society, corporate world

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Point of View exhibition by Joanna Adams

Point of View exhibition by Joanna Adams

🕔08:38, 17.Mar 2016

The ‘Point of View’ exhibition by Joanna Adams Jayawardena was held at the Lionel Wendt art gallery recently                                            

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Matchstix smartphone app set to “ignite the spark”

Matchstix smartphone app set to “ignite the spark”

🕔08:55, 14.Mar 2016

Matchstix, Sri Lanka’s new smartphone app is set to light up the social networking landscape by allowing hundreds and thousands of Sri Lankans to establish new friendships and connections. The Matchstix app was officially introduced to the Sri Lankan market

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The Shangri-La experience in Colombo

The Shangri-La experience in Colombo

🕔08:54, 12.Mar 2016

Shangr-La’s Hambantota Resort and Spa hosted a cocktail event in Colombo recently for guests to taste the true Shangri-La experience

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Jacqueline Fernandez opens The Body Shop in Sri Lanka

Jacqueline Fernandez opens The Body Shop in Sri Lanka

🕔18:10, 29.Feb 2016

Former Miss Sri Lanka, Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez opened The Body Shop in Colombo, Sri Lanka

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